Nellie and May, sisters were they

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Title
Nellie and May, sisters were they
Additional title: I will tell to you a story which the shades of life will show. [first line]
Additional title: Nellie and May, sisters were they, both from the same old home. [first line of chorus]
Names
Kelly, John T. (Composer)
Kelly, John T. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co. ; Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Sisters
Mothers -- Death
Genres
Scores
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words and music by John T. Kelly.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b2108bb0-c58e-012f-0e39-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nellie and May, sisters were they" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nellie and May, sisters were they" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). Nellie and May, sisters were they Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Nellie and May, sisters were they